The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth with a requirement for SQL Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Dorset / Bournemouth
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 22 10
Rank change year-on-year +9 -12  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 5 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth 10.20% 2.08% 10.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 33.33% 15.00% 45.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 5
Median daily rate £400 £263 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +52.38% -13.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £233 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £333 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +2.85% +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £32.66 £23.25
% change year-on-year +20.96% +40.45%  

SQL Server is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Bournemouth
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 15 20 20
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth 30.61% 13.89% 23.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 17 13
Median daily rate £325 £275 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.18% -9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £225 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £475 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +24.59% +17.30%  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Bournemouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bournemouth citing SQL Server as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Bournemouth

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SQL Server in Bournemouth.

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server in Bournemouth

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bournemouth

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Bournemouth over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server in Bournemouth

SQL Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server in Bournemouth.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bournemouth region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
2 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) Patch Management
2 4 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) Security Patching
4 2 (28.57%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (28.57%) SAN
4 2 (28.57%) Sage
4 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) Change Management
4 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (28.57%) Application Packaging
4 2 (28.57%) WSUS
5 1 (14.29%) WCF
5 1 (14.29%) MVC
5 1 (14.29%) Classic ASP

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) DBA
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) Angular 2
2 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (14.29%) Classic ASP
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Unix
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (57.14%) Patch Management
2 2 (28.57%) Application Packaging
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) Security Patching
3 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) PHP 5
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
2 1 (14.29%) TypeScript
2 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (28.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Sage
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
Bournemouth, Dorset
Nigel Frank International Ltd
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